Restaurant & Bar Awards 2023

54 | LUXlife Magazine - Restaurant & Bar Awards 2023 overlooking the beautiful countryside whilst sipping on something fizzy. In addition, guests can book experiences that vary in price and length, but include extras such as Spa treatments, access to spa facilities, and a la carte dinner in its Ballroom. The Spa is 85,000 sq. ft, making it one of the largest in Europe. It offers guests the opportunity to dive into ultimate relaxation like never before. The spa facilities include Nordic Heat and Ice, Hydrotherapy pool, Saltwater pool, Aqua Massage, Detox centre, The Atrium, The Snooze Room, Sanctum, Relax Zone and The Parlour (for all things hands and feet), and Spa Boutique. Hoar Cross Hall has 43 acres of grounds and gardens. It has an outdoor terrace and the Shepherd’s Hut, where guests can enjoy a drink and some fresh air on a sunny day. However, if they’re feeling adventurous, it gives guests an option to go on a woodland walk where they are taken through the beautiful woodlands. Hoar Cross Hall is a magical place to be, whether it is inside its walls or simply on its grounds. There has been a new addition to Hoar Cross Hall’s offering, which offers Exclusive Use of the Hotel, including all 104 rooms and multiple spaces of the grade II listed building. This is perfect for those planning the ultimate event or wedding of their dreams and would like to have family and friends under one roof. There is the added bonus Hoar Cross Hall’s award-winning Executive Chef to craft purely bespoke culinary experiences. Contact: Sophie Sharpe-Neale Company: Barons Eden Web Address: Best Luxury Spa & Hotels Collection 2023 – Midlands Barons Eden Hotel and Spa Collection is owned by six like-minded individuals that have a passion for entertainment, socialising, splendid food, and extraordinary experiences. The close-knit team champion individuality, flare and operational excellence, treating each guest like a friend of the family, providing an experience that brings customers back time and time and again. We take a look at what experiences they have made possible to guests. When looking for a getaway, finding the perfect place is important, and the team at Barons Eden ensures to treat all its guests like family and friends. From when you enter one of its properties, until you leave, they provide a high standard of service that makes you feel at ease and utterly relaxed. Both properties are well-worth visiting. With Hoar Cross Hall in Staffordshire and Eden Hall in Nottinghamshire, the beautiful historic buildings have been finished with relaxation and indulgence in mind – and are equipped to offer each guest a magical experience of ultimate relaxation in a home-from-home environment. The history of each building is apparent throughout, with beautiful detailing preserved and contemporary additions to compliment. They have dedicated a lot of time and effort into providing guests with an experience like no other, which is why Barons Eden has been awarded with Best Luxury Spa & Hotels Collection 2023 – Midlands. Eden Hall aspires to be the ultimate Day Spa experience. Set in Nottinghamshire, the property sits on 15 acres of beautiful gardens, with amazing views. Guests can choose from a wealth of experiences, from 9-hour Spa days of sheer relaxation, Twilight Spa under the stars, as well as inclusive dining experiences in the Taste of Eden Restaurant. The Spa itself offers over 65,000 sq. ft of facilities including: a Crystal-clear Vitality Swimming Pool, Outdoors Hot Tubs, Rose Infused Steam Room, Healing Saunas, Tropical Showers and 25 individual treatment rooms – there is plenty of choice to accommodate the needs of every Spa-goer! The property has recently undergone a transformation of its ‘Taste of Eden Restaurant’, new Spa Boutique, and Manicure/Pedicure area. The end result? An experience that allows guests to escape and relax, leaving feeling restored and refreshed. More recently, Hoar Cross Hall Spa Hotel has undergone a £14 million renovation that now houses 104 bedrooms and suites. The three Restaurants, with menus carefully curated by Head-Chef James St Claire-Jones, provide plenty of dining options, from the AA Rosette warded Ballroom, to an informal affair in Henry’s (robes welcome of course!) Last year James received the Gold Best in Class for the Custom Culinary Plant Forward Challenge. It is fair to say that Hoar Cross Hall provides its guests with award winning experiences throughout, and the food and beverage offering is no exception. Hoar Cross Hall has something for everyone. Meeting rooms are available for conferences, team building events and delegate days, and even has a fantastic suite for those larger events. For those that want to exercise, it has a fully equipped Wellness Suite and two fitness studios. Of course, the enchanting Spa has a large list of treatments for those looking to relax and wind down. Hoar Cross Hall provides Day Spa experiences and an impeccable Afternoon Tea, however, if you want to full immersive yourself, we recommend booking one or a few nights in this incredible Hotel and Spa. Why not book a room with a hot tub on the private balcony, “One of the Largest Spas in Europe.”